Fire damages under-renovation home

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WANE) A near-north-side home was damaged by fire late morning Wednesday.

Fire damaged the home at 1807 St. Marys in Fort Wayne.
Fire damaged the home at 1807 St. Marys in Fort Wayne.

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Firefighters were called just before 11 a.m. Wednesday to a home at 1807 St. Marys Ave., near Archer Avenue just south of West State Boulevard. Neighbors saw flames and called 911, NewsChannel 15 learned.

Officials said the fire started in the floor of the main floor of the two-story home. Crews were able to extinguish the blaze quickly.

It’s not clear what caused the fire. No injuries were reported.

The home was vacant and under renovation. NewsChannel 15 learned the owner lives next door.